Among the events scheduled for the Virginia Hound Show weekend is an induction ceremony for the Huntsmen’s Room at the Museum of Hounds and Hunting on Saturday May 23, 2015 at 3:30 pm at the front of the Mansion at Morven Park in Leesburg, Va. The ceremony is free and open to the public. Following the Huntsmen’s Room Induction Ceremony, the immediate family of the Inductees will be invited to tour the Room and exhibits. Attendees may join the Museum, tour the exhibits and the Huntsman’s Room at 5pm that same day during the annual museum members’ reception.
The 2015 inductees join thirty- four distinguished huntsmen who have been recognized for their immense contributions to the sport of foxhunting, from its earliest days to the present. The inductees are:
- John White, Brandywine Hounds (PA)
- Sherman P. Haight Jr., ex-MFH Litchfield County Hounds (CT)
- Andrew Barclay, Green Spring Valley Hounds (MD)
For more information on the Virginia Hound Show, please visit http://www.virginiafoxhoundclub.org